Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mid Valley Airport (KTXW)

Lat: 26.18°NLon: 97.97°WElev: 70ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 2:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Mercedes TX

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Mercedes TX
 26.16°N 97.93°W
2:45 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
3pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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